Meet Our Staff

We have a wonderful, friendly and highly trained staff!!
The clinical staff of the office has passed rigid requirements and examinations dictated by the State of New Jersey. They are licensed and certified in expanded functions. The office is committed to utilizing the latest and most current techniques and equipment. We adhere to stringent national standards for sterilization. Dr. Elfman and his staff attend numerous continuing education classes throughout the year.

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Front Desk Supervisor

Lynda has 15+ years of dental administration experience. One of Lynda's many jobs is to see that the front desk runs smoothly. She, along with her staff, goes out of their way to help our patients feel welcome. She can schedule your next appointment or answer any of your financial or insurance questions. Her outgoing personality is a favorite of many patients. She and her husband, Pat, have two sons and one grandson.


LaurenFrontDeskLauren C.

Front Desk

We are happy to welcome a new front desk staff member to the Elfman Orthodontics Family. Lauren has been working in the customer relations field for over 8 years!! She loves getting to know new people and making them feel comfortable at our office. Lauren likes to spend her free time enjoying the outdoors with her husband Adam, baby boy "AJ" and their two dogs Sadie & Sophia.


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Orthodontic Assistant

Desirea graduated from Camden County Technical Institute in 2004. She has her CDA and RDA licenses and is CPR certified. She currently lives in Barrington. Desirea loves working in the orthodontic field because she gets to work one on one with the patients. When she's not working she is spending time with her beautiful daughter, Everlee.


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Clinical Coordinator

Amy has been working in the orthodontic field since 1999 when she moved here from California. She is happily married and has two children, Taylor & Chase. Amy loves being an orthodontic assistant. She is thrilled with the changes that braces make in a person's smile, appearance and outlook on life. In her spare time Amy enjoys spending time with her family and going to the beach.


Denise_24Dec2014.pngDenise A., CDA, RDA

Orthodontic Assistant

Denise graduated from Camden County College in 1994 with a Dental Assisting in Applied Science Degree. She has been in the orthodontic field for over 20 years and loves it. Denise loves working  with children and watch their confidence grow along with their beautiful smiles. Denise and her son enjoy watching their favorite sports teams together. She also enjoys crocheting,  yoga and going to concerts.


Mellisa SMelissa S., CDA, RDA

Orthodontic Assistant

Graduate of Camden County College in 2014. Melissa has been in the orthodontic field for 4 years. She loves working with the kids and learning about their daily lives. In her spare time Melissa enjoys spending time with her family that includes her boyfriend and her brand new baby girl, Ava!!


Lauren-AsstLauren C., CDA, RDA

Orthodontic Assistant

Lauren was a graduate of Camden County College's Dental Assisting Program in 2017. She loves working in the orthodontic field and getting to know the patients on a 'one on one' basis throughout their treatment. We're happy to welcome her into the Elfman Ortho Family!! In her spare time she likes painting, going to concerts and having fun with family and friends. Lauren lives in South Philly with her family and fur-baby "Jax"!!